Bright Futures

Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents
by American Academy of Pediatrics
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics

Publication Date: February 15, 2017

ISBN: 9781610021739

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This essential resource provides key background information and recommendations for themes critical to healthy child development along with well-child supervision standards for 31 age-based visits—from Newborn through 21 Years.

What’s in the Bright Futures Guidelines, Fourth Edition?
Twelve health promotion themes addressing
· lifelong health for families and communities  NEW
· family support
· health for children and youth with special health care needs  NEW
· healthy development
· mental health
· healthy weight
· healthy nutrition
· physical activity
· oral health
· healthy adolescent development
· healthy and safe use of social media  NEW
· safety and injury prevention
 
31 age-based health supervision visits—Newborn to 21 Years
All the information and guidance that’s needed to give children optimal health outcomes
-Context
-Health Supervision
-History
-Surveillance of Development
-Review of Systems
-Observation of Parent-Child Interaction
-Physical Examination
-Medical Screening
-Immunizations
-Anticipatory Guidance
 
What’s NEW in the 4th Edition?
·Builds upon previous editions with new and updated content that reflects the latest research.

·Incorporates evidence-driven recommendations
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·Includes three new health promotion themes:
-Promoting Lifelong Health for Families and Communities
-Promoting Health for Children and Youth With Special Health Care Needs
-Promoting the Healthy and Safe Use of Social Media

·Includes new screen time recommendations

·Provides greater focus on lifelong physical and mental health
-Weaves social determinants of health throughout the Visits, allowing health care professionals to consider social factors like food insecurity, ...